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  1. Thrills and spills part of arresting job

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Caitlin Wong

    ... Caitlin Wong THERE IS NOT a typical working day as such at the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), according to Aman Chee Ming-hin, a chief investigator ... As a 10-year veteran in corruption investigation, Mr Chee has had his fair share of the thrills and spills that characterise this line of work. 'Before we conduct an investigation, we have to do ...

  2. slice of life

    Posted Mar 13th 2007, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... or troublesome can be got rid of,' he declared. 'I'm afraid I find the whole concept repugnant and untenable.' Changes would be made to the Independent Commission Against Corruption ... course, it will provide the commission with the necessary authority to ensure its continued effective independent operation,' he said. Speaking in support of the bill during a resumed debate, ...

  3. ICAC warns of architect-contractor bribery

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... of the Independent Commission Against Corruption's operations review committee, noted. The figure constituted 41 per cent of total complaints against the private sector. 'Investigations by the ICAC ... Martin Wong Organised bribery involving architects and contractors is emerging as anti-graft officers investigate more complaints of corruption in building maintenance, the ICAC has ...

  4. Managers devised ways to pay illegal commissions, court told

    Posted Aug 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... offering tour guides illegal commissions to bring in customers, the District Court heard yesterday. One of the managers, testifying under immunity, told the court Tse Sui-luen, then group chairman, called a meeting after the Independent Commission Against Corruption launched its probe into China Travel Agency, the staff of which were alleged to have accepted illegal commissions from TSL. ...

  5. Crime busters do it for the good of the city

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Caitlin Wong

    ... business centre is the high standards of integrity that prevail throughout all levels of our city. As the principal guardian of this important virtue, the Independent Commission Against Corruption ... the commission 10 years ago, Mr Chee was working in the aviation sector, where he had a stable job with good career prospects. When he decided to quit that job to join the ICAC, there was 'all-round ...

  6. Law changes urged to tackle corrupt officials

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... in the two ordinances from which the Independent Commission Against Corruption gets its powers to arrest- the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance and ICAC Ordinance. But an ICAC spokeswoman said it had ... Norma Connolly A board that reviews anti-corruption operations is calling on the government to speed up legislative changes to make it easier to prosecute corrupt officials and civil ...

  7. Guide exposes mainland corruption traps

    Posted May 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Dennis Eng

    ... Celine Sun and Dennis Eng The Independent Commission Against Corruption has launched an education campaign to fight cross-border corruption in the financial services sector. Its set ... to the person's moral level.' She suggested all financial companies update their internal code of conduct, urging staff to follow overseas laws and offering clear anti-corruption instructions. ...

  8. ICAC acts on catering trade kickbacks

    Posted May 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the food and beverage industry involving more than HK$1 million. The Independent Commission Against Corruption says the scam is believed to have been operated for two to three years by a group ... and dried seafood, fruits, frozen meats, poultry and Japanese foods. The corrupt practice was facilitated by the use of bogus purchasing orders and invoices, with most of the payment amounts ...

  9. ICAC charges law student with forgery

    Posted Jun 09th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A University of Hong Kong law student was yesterday charged by the Independent Commission Against Corruption with forging exam-result slips. Cheng Sing-ho, 23, will appear in Eastern Court on Tuesday to face two charges of forgery and two charges of using a false instrument. An ICAC spokesman said the student allegedly produced the slips between 2004 and last year ...

  10. ICAC mounts campaign against malpractice by supermarkets

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the year. The Independent Commission Against Corruption is urging the supermarket chains to give clear instructions to staff that forbid them to accept advantages from suppliers. It also calls ... a contract in return for a 3 per cent commission on sales. Other corruption loopholes involve supermarket staff accepting advantages to conduct loose checks on substandard food or short delivery ...




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